Mixing

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Mixing quiz


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  • 1. 
    Name three problem areas for a 'pre-mix'...
  • 2. 
    What are the three main things to consider in order to achieve a good mix?
  • 3. 
    Why are speakers and human hearing most sensitive to this frequency range? 
  • 4. 
    The overall volume at which we listen to a mix will also determine the dominant frequencies.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    We perceive all frequencies at the same volume
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What does the 'Fletcher-Munson control curve' measure? 
    • A. 

      The uneven response of the ear to panoramic panning

    • B. 

      The uneven response of the ear to different transients at bass frequencies

    • C. 

      The uneven response of the ear to different frequencies

  • 7. 
    When mixing dance music, you should ensure that it sounds good at which volumes? 
  • 8. 
    What frequencies are in the sub-bass range? 
    • A. 

      Under 50Hz

    • B. 

      Under 100Hz

    • C. 

      Under 150Hz

  • 9. 
    At sub-bass frequencies, it's impossible to determine...
    • A. 

      Velocity

    • B. 

      Pitch

    • C. 

      Timbre

  • 10. 
    What are the most common elements that occupy the sub-bass frequency range?
  • 11. 
    What frequencies make up the bass range? 
    • A. 

      300-550Hz

    • B. 

      100-300Hz

    • C. 

      50-250Hz

  • 12. 
    Which frequency range is the main culprit for a 'muddy' mix? (It's best to avoid cluttering up this area)
    • A. 

      400-1000Hz

    • B. 

      200-800Hz

    • C. 

      300-600Hz

  • 13. 
    Which frequency range is the true mid-range? 
    • A. 

      800-5000Hz

    • B. 

      600-3000Hz

    • C. 

      350-2500Hz

  • 14. 
    Which frequency range are speakers and human hearing most sensitive to?
    • A. 

      Sub-bass

    • B. 

      Bass

    • C. 

      Mid-range

    • D. 

      High range